September 2012

 
 
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Serving the communities of Hook, Odiham, Hartley Wintney and surrounding villages  since 1987.


ON SATURDAY 29 SEPTEMBER THE LIONS TOOK A PARTY OF LOCAL RESIDENTS FOR A CRUISE ON THE BASINGSTOKE CANAL ABOARD THE WELL KNOWN LOCAL VESSEL,  THE JOHN PINKERTON!

IT PROVED TO BE AN EXCELLENT AFTERNOON ENJOYED BY EVERYONE - NOT LEAST FOR THE FINE WEATHER AND THE TEA PROVIDED BY THE FOUNTAINS MALL CAFE COURTESY OF THE HOOK AND ODIHAM LIONS CLUB.

OUR GREAT THANKS MUST GO TO LION JAN SHARP WHO ORGANISED THE ENTIRE EVENT AND ALSO THE CREW OF THE BOAT WHO CONVEYED US ALL SAFELY ON OUR TRIP.

SEE BELOW FOR SOME PHOTOS OF THE HAPPY PARTY.

See the        LINK          for The John Pinkerton website.

 

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Lion Jan Sharp. organiser,  with her guests aboard the John Pinkerton

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DUCK RACE 2012

OUR DUCK RACE HELD ON SATURDAY 8 SEPTEMBER WAS A RESOUNDING SUCCESS. THE EVENT WAS WELL ATTENDED , THANKS MAINLY TO THE EXCELLENT WEATHER AND WE ALL HAD A WONDERFUL TIME - BOTH IN & OUT OF THE WATER!

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LION PRESIDENT TERRY CHEESMAN, HOOK & ODIHAM LIONS, PRESENTING A CHEQUE FOR 750  TO HAMPSHIRE & ISLE OF WIGHT AIR AMBULANCE CHARITY. THEY ALSO WENT ON TO WIN FIRST PRIZE IN THE RACE!!!! 

SEE THE  LIST OF WINNERS BELOW

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THE CROOKED BILLET WERE, AS USUAL, EXCELLENT HOSTS AND MANY VISITORS ENJOYED THEIR VERY GOOD FOOD & DRINK.

 See the link   www.thecrookedbilletpub.co.uk for details of this venue in HOOK.

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